Lethal Weapon (1987)


Veteran buttoned-down LAPD detective Roger Murtaugh is partnered with unhinged cop Martin Riggs, who -- distraught after his wife's death -- has a death wish and takes unnecessary risks with criminals at every turn. The odd couple embark on their first homicide investigation as partners, involving a young woman known to Murtaugh with ties to a drug and prostitution ring.

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 84% / Audience 85%

Rated R,  1 hr 50 mins

Action • Adventure • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
Richard Donner
Mel Gibson  •  Danny Glover  •  Gary Busey  •  Mitchell Ryan

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